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Juan Manuel Marquez Still Considering May Return

By Rene Umanzor

Former four division world champion Juan Manuel Marquez (55-7-1, 40KOs), 40-years-old, is considering the possibility of fighting on a date in May in Mexico City. Marquez is discussing the possibility with promoter Fernando Beltran of Zanfer Promotions. Marquez hopes to get a shot at the WBO welterweight title by the end of the year. The belt is up for grabs on April 12th, when champion Timothy Bradley defends the title against Manny Pacquiao in a rematch.

"I have to see what's on the table, what they offer me. I have to analyze what suits me and what doesn't and then I will  make a decision. I need to sit down with the promoter and see what's coming, and if it's very good then I would be returning in May," Marquez said.

Rene Umanzor covers boxing in Mexico for The Record.

User Comments and Feedback (Register For Free To Comment) Comment by IMDAZED on 02-11-2014

Mayweather please

Comment by lefthook2daliva on 02-02-2014

The residual butthurt in this thread is amazing.

Comment by 285Kid on 02-02-2014

Chris Van Heerden

Comment by Bigg Rigg on 02-02-2014

Of course he is! And he will fight a bum I bet. Smh fight Ruslan!

Comment by jas on 02-02-2014

marquez looked old vs bradley. the first thing to go from a fighter is their legs and bradley did a good job moving around like he did.

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